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by super_doraemon
Fri Mar 11, 2016 8:33 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Random Synth Manual Humor
Replies: 17
Views: 5154

Re: Random Synth Manual Humor

A gem from the Octatrack manual
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by super_doraemon
Mon Apr 27, 2015 10:09 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Synth things to do in New York?
Replies: 18
Views: 3297

Re: Synth things to do in New York?

Go to Rogue. They have some cool vintage pieces in there right now. Then walk across the street to Armen's and experience the surreal sensation of being surrounded by hundreds of glorious vintage pieces but having no way to try them out.
by super_doraemon
Wed Mar 25, 2015 6:34 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Airplane travel with Nord Stage 2
Replies: 9
Views: 4676

Re: Airplane travel with Nord Stage 2

Cool. Thanks for the advice, everybody. It looks like I'm going to look into renting. I'm also going to call the airline and see if they have any other advice or ideas that I may have overlooked. Thanks again, dudes!
by super_doraemon
Tue Mar 24, 2015 6:05 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Airplane travel with Nord Stage 2
Replies: 9
Views: 4676

Airplane travel with Nord Stage 2

My band got booked to play some shows in Chicago and Brooklyn. This is our first time traveling with instruments by plane. We have a 73 key Nord Stage 2. I'm looking into the possibility of renting one on site, but it would be less stressful to just bring ours so we wouldn't have to deal with loadin...
by super_doraemon
Tue Mar 17, 2015 10:12 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Synth to Complement Sub 37
Replies: 12
Views: 7611

Re: Synth to Complement Sub 37

Perhaps a poly-synth with controls that are as immediate as those found on the sub 37? Juno 106s can be had for pretty cheap. If you're down to wait until June, the Prophet 6 would be amazing next to a Sub 37.
by super_doraemon
Tue Mar 17, 2015 3:44 am
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Do people really not like the Micromoog?
Replies: 51
Views: 12443

Re: Do people really not like the Micromoog?

The micromoog is a very excellent keyboard (especially the filter). Aside from the single oscillator thing, a reason for the lower price point would probably be the build quality. The Micromoog was introduced as a budget synth. It has wood grain stickers on its cheeks and the whole feel is a bit pla...
by super_doraemon
Mon Feb 23, 2015 10:00 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Synth Defects - Ticking Time Bombs
Replies: 74
Views: 151409

Re: Synth Defects - Ticking Time Bombs

The foam inside of the Realistic/Moog Concertmate MG-1 decays into a tar-like paste.
by super_doraemon
Wed Jun 11, 2014 5:24 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Synths that didn't impress you
Replies: 133
Views: 27807

Re: Synths that didn't impress you

Realistic MG-1 Roland MC-505 Korg Triton Extreme Alesis Micron Microkorg XL Yamaha SK-15 Whats not to like about the MG1? Okay the 'polyphony' kinda sucks, but it is one of the brattiest sounding Moogs I own. It just sounds...fluorescent? I don't really like the tone and it never seemed 'up front' ...
by super_doraemon
Tue Jun 10, 2014 11:29 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Synths that didn't impress you
Replies: 133
Views: 27807

Re: Synths that didn't impress you

Realistic MG-1
Roland MC-505
Korg Triton Extreme
Alesis Micron
Microkorg XL
Yamaha SK-15
by super_doraemon
Mon May 05, 2014 7:47 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Synths that didn't impress you
Replies: 133
Views: 27807

Re: Synths that didn't impress you

DSI Mopho